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Turner House - Marketing Assistant Volunteer

Details of the Charity:

Turner’s House Trust is committed to extending access to the house and engaging visitors with both the heritage of the site and the story of JMW Turner himself. We aim to illustrate his relationship to the local area which influenced many of his paintings. The House also offers a high quality programme of learning and participation activities for people of all ages.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

Purpose of this role:

  • Support the delivery of the marketing strategy including the local community and online
  • Support the staff and volunteer team to promote events and exhibitions
  • Act as an ambassador for Turner's House Trust with local community and the public

What volunteers would be doing:

  •  Research and update community website listings
  • Deliver leaflets to libraries and other heritage organisations
  • Deliver a social media plan
  • Promote events through social media 
  • Promote and update volunteer recruitment information

Commitment Flexible, once a week from home, plus fortnightly group meeting with Learning and Volunteers Officer either at TH, or Zoom Purpose of role

Skills Required:

Skills Required:

  • Interest in heritage, art and/or marketing
  • Willingness to learn
  • Good IT and communication skills
  • Friendly and proactive personality 
  • Reliability

Additional Benefits:

  • Become part of a friendly and dedicated team
  • Opportunity to develop new and existing skills
  • Opportunity to meet new people
  • A programme of cultural trips and social events
  • 10% shop discount and free entrance throughout the year
  • Contribute to the valuable work of making Turner's House available to the public and developing interest in heritage in Twickenham
  • Gain experience working in the heritage industry
  • Volunteering Hours to go towards the Brunel Volunteers Award

  • Interested? Apply below:
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  • Name
  • Have you come to study at Brunel from outside the UK
  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?
  • Would you like to sign-up for a weekly volunteering Newsletter?